Zach is a junior from Medford, Oregon. He is majoring in course 7 (Biology) with a minor in Biomedical Engineering. He has worked as a Laboratory assistant in The Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, as well as a media captain for various on campus groups filming and creating original videos. He is a member of the MIT Logarhythms a cappella group, but also enjoys playing basketball and making films in his spare time. Zach designed the robot as well as helping to conceive the code that controlled it.
Maddy is a freshman from Lake Forest, Illinois. She plans to major in 6-2 (Electrical Engineering and Computer Science) with minors in 14 (Economics) and Energy Studies. She has worked for a few years now as a (mostly freelance) web developer and plays Varsity Tennis for MIT. She also enjoys playing soccer and ice hockey. Maddy wrote the code for the robot as well as helping to build the chassis.